The Equity Gap: Why We Should All Care:

By Tina Tang, Co-founder Women in Big Data In 2018, I read a disturbing article in Bloomberg Businessweek based on a large and in-depth research initiative conducted by Carta and #Angels. They studied a simple question: who owns equity? Conclusions were drawn from data analysis of 180,000 employees in over 6,000 different companies; later the
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Data Afterwork Event – Munich

By Nahia Orduna On November 14, 2019, the Munich chapter of Women in Big Data organised an afterwork evening in the new amazing offices of AWS in the city center. We gathered again around one hundred people from our community. This event showed the collaboration of the Women in Big Data network across chapters and
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WiBD Toronto Chapter Speaker Series

By Sophia He     In November 2019, our Toronto chapter hosted its latest speaker series, “Big Data, Big Change.” It inspired over 65 members to leverage data to drive positive social change. We were thrilled to partner with Tim Hortons Foundation Camps, a program that supports kids from disadvantaged circumstances. Our first speaker, Tamara
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2019: A Look Back…and Looking Forward to 2020

By Radhika Rangarajan I wanted to write this retrospective during the Thanksgiving holidays in November…but every time I attempted to write something down, I was overwhelmed. No, it was not just about the deadline to finish this article; upon further introspection, I realized it was the fear that I was not going to be able
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